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Home Inspections 101

A home inspection can be one of the most important (and potentially, daunting) things that a homebuyer takes on. If it's your first time around, the inspection process can be a great way to get to know your new home and the systems in it. W...

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Throwback Thursday

The YWCA seen here in 1950 was named after Phillis Wheatley, noted to be the first professional black, female poet in America. Click here to see what it looks like now!

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Unique Northeast Lofts

The Pierce School Lofts located at 1375 Maryland Ave Northeast are finally on the market for individual sale. Fully renovated in 2005, the units were offered for rent while the owners resided in the 9,500 square-foot penthouse. Equipped wit...

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Competitive Streak

If you're a frequent reader of this newsletter, you might remember hearing about months of supply or contract ratio and how they can affect competition in the real estate market. If you're like most people I know, it went in one ear and out...

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Renovation Restitution

After a couple was ordered to pay $1.3 million to the owners of 19 properties whose newly renovated homes posed a safety hazard, the DC Council proposed a bill to help homeowners whose properties have been affected by shoddy renovation jobs...

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Weekend Walkers in AdMo

If you've ever made your way to Adams Morgan on a Friday or Saturday night, you've probably seen pedestrians darting through heavy traffic and cars trying to navigate around taxis, Ubers, and Lyfts stopped to pick up or drop off passengers....

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Throwback Thursday

Now a private home on Capitol Hill, check out this photo of a United Food Stores location from 1932. Click on the photo to see what it looks like now!

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Good Things Come in Small Packages

It doesn't matter if you prefer Adams Morgan, Capitol Hill, or Glover Park. Tiny homes are all the rage and they're popping up all over DC. Each of these affordable condos is a studio that comes in just under 330 square feet: Property Addres...

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Minim House: Hot New Trend?

The Minim House is a 212-square-foot home that won the Washingtonian Award of Excellence at the American Institute of Architects' Washingtonian Awards back in 2015. The environmentally-friendly, tiny home uses solar panels and a rainwater t...

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